18-year-old accused in Knox house arson

By: NewsCenter 16 Email
By: NewsCenter 16 Email

Knox Starke County police say a teen is responsible for setting a home on fire in Knox on Thursday.

The home was fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived to the 2000-block of east County Road 200 South. According to our reporting partners at at WKVI, witnesses said they saw a man run from the scene.

Dakota Roush, 18, was originally taken into custody for alleged illegal possession of alcohol, but further investigation linked him with the arson as well. He's being held on $100,000 bond.


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